Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 282357
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY FOR
THE SUSITNA VALLEY...

.DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES AND NORTHERLY WINDS WILL BRING FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS
TO PARTS OF THE SOUTHCENTRAL. RIDGING ALOFT IS BRINGING DRY
CONDITIONS AND WARM AFTERNOON/EVENING TEMPERATURES TO MUCH OF THE
MAINLAND...HOWEVER THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
INCREASING WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR RED FLAG CRITERIA TO BE MET IN THE
SUSITNA VALLEY.

AKZ101-291800-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (0)       60-67 (+3)   44           53-60
RH % (24H TREND)   73-82 (-6)   32-45 (-3)   82           37-48
20FTWND(MPH)       N 4-6        LGT/VAR      E 3-8        SE 7-20
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       73 (-2)      48           67
RH % (24H TREND)   79 (-2)      31-38 (+5)   74           31-38
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 2-5       NE 3-7       SE 3-7       SE 4-15
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-291800-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (0)       58-67 (0)    45           53-61
RH % (24H TREND)   69-80 (-1)   29-39 (-2)   67-79        31-40
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 4-6       E 4-7        E 3-5        SE 3-7
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       75 (-2)      48           69
RH % (24H TREND)   70-78 (-8)   30 (+1)      65-72        32
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-5        E 4-8        E 2-6        SE 4-9
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-291800-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (0)       62-69 (-2)   45           56-64
RH % (24H TREND)   78 (-5)      36-45 (+7)   77-84        36-50
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-7       E 3-7        SE 5-8       SE 5-11
CWR                0            0            10           0
LAL                1            1            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       59-68 (+1)   48           54-63
RH % (24H TREND)   71-77 (-3)   41-53 (+1)   87           50-66
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-8       NW 4-8       SE 5-9       S 2-9
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-291800-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (0)       57-64 (-1)   44           47-56
RH % (24H TREND)   84 (-5)      36-56 (+3)   81-92        38-56
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 3-5       E 4-6        E 4-6        E 6-10
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       55-61 (0)    49           47-54
RH % (24H TREND)   77-83 (-8)   49-61 (-1)   83-93        50-62
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-6        E 3-5        E 3-5        E 5-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-291800-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      20           40           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   39-46 (0)    60-67 (-2)   39-46        57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   56-68 (0)    26-34 (+4)   59-69        24-31
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 5-13 G20  E 4-13 G20   E 3-12       SE 3-7
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-291800-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY...

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (0)       60-69 (-1)   43           56-62
RH % (24H TREND)   64-75 (-7)   25-32 (-4)   62-69        29-39
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 8-15 G20  NE 6-15 G20  E 6-15 G20   SE 4-9
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TROUGH THE EVENING AND RELATIVE
          HUMIDITY WILL RECOVER OVERNIGHT.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLEAR        CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (0)       76 (-1)      46           69
RH % (24H TREND)   67-77 (-14)  26 (+1)      67-77        33
20FTWND(MPH)       N 8-15 G20   NE 5-15 G20  NE 6-15 G20  S 3-6
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TROUGH THE EVENING AND RELATIVE
          HUMIDITY WILL RECOVER OVERNIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-291800-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
357 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (0)       53-60 (+1)   46           46-55
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (0)       52-69 (-1)   87-97        58-81
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-5        NW 3-5       LGT/VAR      SE 7-13
CWR                0            0            10           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (0)       53-59 (+1)   46           53
RH % (24H TREND)   86-92 (0)    55-70 (+1)   93           61-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-9       SW 3-10      S 2-8        SE 8-15
CWR                0            0            10           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$



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